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Forestry issues in the Pacific Northwest

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy.

Forestry issues in the Pacific Northwest

hearing before the Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session, August 31, 1990, Olympia, WA.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest reserves -- Northwestern States.,
  • Forest policy -- Northwestern States.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Northwestern States.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17660503M

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